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Basil Cookery School

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A must do whilst in Chiang Mai!

We arrived in Chiang Mai with nothing booked, but had researched a few cooking schools. I emailed... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Hannah V
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We had a great time!! Highly recommended!

We are very happy with our decision to do a cooking class with Basil Cookery School, definitely one... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
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At Basil Cookery School, you get to do all the cooking. Don’t worry, even if you have never done a cooking class before, we make Thai cooking easy.Unlike other cookery schools that held 10-20 people per one class we limit our class to only 1-6...more
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22/4, Soi 5, Siri Mangkalajarn Rd. | Suthep, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We arrived in Chiang Mai with nothing booked, but had researched a few cooking schools. I emailed basil, hopeful that there would be room the following day and there was. They replied almost instantly!!! We were picked up from our guesthouse and introduced to everyone....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Hannah V
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We are very happy with our decision to do a cooking class with Basil Cookery School, definitely one of the highlights of our stay in Chiangmai. Some major positive points: we were picked up from and brought back to our hostel, we passed by a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed ourselves at Basil cooking school. For the price and the amount of meals/dessert you get to enjoy is well worth it. Our chefs Dew and his female assistant (Sorry forget her name) were wonderful. It was great to actually learn how to cook...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank FrancineD23
Reviewed 16 February 2018

There are many cooking schools in Chiang Mia--I chose to take a class at Basil because the class sizes are small, and I was not disappointed. The teacher, Dew, and his various helpers were great. Dew was at once professional, personable, patient, knowledgeable and very...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robin B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Just went to this class the other day. Great course and the instructor was so friendly. They explain all the vegetables and spices they use and you hang in the market for a bit but then go and start cooking your food. It’s a good...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Victor R
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience here with our teacher Dew and all the helpers. I'm so glad we chose Basil Cookery! It was a cozy, homey kitchen with a small group, which was great for personalized attention. My husband loves to cook and is quite...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

My husband and I took a cooking class, first visited the market to purchase the ingredients and went back to school. there was 8 of us in the group. we cooked and ate what we had prepared together, it was a relaxing and very enjoyable...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jilda S
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

The basil cooking class is so awesome that I did it twice! I went the first time with my parents and we had such a fun time. The instructors are so fun and the fact they take you to the market to see the fresh...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sidney R
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I attended a cookery class in the UK - it was very formal. This place is not! Collected from the hotel and taken to a street market to look at raw ingredients. Then onto a 4 hour course that included eating six courses. Very well...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MikeyWestMidlands
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Booked Basil Cookery school as we’d read about it in the Rough Guide, the team where fantastic. Welcoming, friendly and helpful from the point of pick up from our accommodation to drop off they were all brilliant. We started out with a market tour, selecting...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Vls90
19 February 2017|
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Response from basilcookery s | Property representative |
The morning have a break time in between cooking but evening no break time that the only difference Tom
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JPizzle75
26 May 2016|
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Response from basilcookery s | Property representative |
Hi November is high season so you should make a reservation a few week before if possible. We do have a class on Loy Krathong Festival no worries. Anymore information please do not hesitate to contact us.
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